Restoring old picture frames
I love how much work went into old picture frames. They often told as much of a story as the picture inside. I see lots of frames in my business that have not been treated well, that have been stored badly in sheds or sat in rooms with smoke building up on them for years. It's great to be able to get the frames back to their glory days and let their beauty shine on through. If you are looking to do some restoration of your own, my site has a collection of the tips and tricks I've learnt over the years to get the best effects.
Cracks in the plaster could mean that it is worn out and needs some repair. However, in some cases, it could mean that there are serious issues with the houses structural frame, which would need serious repairs. Before carrying out plaster repairs, you need to contact a competent contractor and make sure that there aren't any deeper underlying issues that need to be fixed. It is also advisable to understand the common mistakes which people make when handling the repairs so that you can avoid them in the process.